Havre (Amtrak station)

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Havre
Havre Montana RR Station.jpg
Great Northern Railway locomotive #2584 and the sculpture, "U.S.—Canada Friendship"
Location 235 Main Street
Havre, MT 59501
Coordinates 48°33′16″N 109°40′42″W / 48.55457°N 109.67836°W / 48.55457; -109.67836Coordinates: 48°33′16″N 109°40′42″W / 48.55457°N 109.67836°W / 48.55457; -109.67836
Owned by BNSF Railway
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform, 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking Yes; free
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code HAV
History
Opened 1907
Rebuilt 1953
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 11,343[1]Decrease 15.3%
Services
Preceding station   BSicon LOGO Amtrak2.svg Amtrak   Following station
Empire Builder
toward Chicago

Havre, Montana is a station, re-fueling, and service stop for the Amtrak Empire Builder in Havre, Montana. The station, platform, and parking are owned by BNSF Railway.[2][3]

On static display, next to the station, is Great Northern Railway steam locomotive #2584, a 4-8-4 S-2 "Northern" Class. Nearby is a sculpture representing "U.S. – Canada Friendship" and a statue of James J. Hill, the man for whom the Empire Builder is named and the developer of the Great Northern Railway.

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtrak Fact Sheet, FY2014, State of Montana" (PDF). Amtrak. November 2014. Retrieved 23 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Amtrak - Great American Stations". Amtrak. Retrieved 2007-02-01. 
  3. ^ Grau, Kara; Bruns-Dubois, Melissa; Nickerson, Norma P. (December 2006). "The Economic Review of the Travel Industry in Montana" (PDF). Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research at the University of Montana. Retrieved 2007-02-01. 

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